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The Sand Bar

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Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
+1 269-857-2676
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kalamazoo
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you've never been in a real saloon you should try this one. Go in the morning and ask for Bill (the owner) you'll find you have made a friend for life.

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Thank reedmantennis
Carmel, Indiana
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

It has a Road House feel and is what you expect. Cold beer in a saloon with a local vibe. There is often live music.

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Thank Ringo317
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

small local bar. ordered 1 drink and got great info on where to eat. they offer small appetizers and only accept cash. keno, pool table, and tv's are available

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Thank memo8139
Valparaiso, Indiana
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

If looking for place with cold pitchers of beer, bloody Mary's and whiskey then this is the place. Grab the table by the window and enjoy

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Wyandotte
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Stopped in twice while we were there for the weekend . Great local bar , Nick the bartender was real helpful for 1st time visitors to the area . Can't beat $6 for a pitcher of domestic beer . Open all year round .

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Thank Mark R
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a great local hangout, perfect for having a drink before dinner. Great bartenders and keno! they also have a pool table and jukebox.

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Thank deann b
Plymouth, Michigan
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Not a fancy place and has a well worn feeling but friendly comfortable fun bar. Good beer choices and has a pool table.

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Thank froglady397
Columbus, Ohio
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65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Stopped in for a couple of cold beers. Good selection and friendly patrons. Nothing fancy, so don't expect much. I think they have hot dogs, popcorn and jerky

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Thank beachoh
Michigan
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142 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

After walking for a while, we stopped in for a couple of cocktails. Nothing fancy, just a neighborhood bar. But it has very friendly people & took care of our "thirst" !!

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Thank traveldak
South Haven, Michigan
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Don't go expecting more than a seat at the bar. Then enjoy the atmosphere and the crowd. Been going to the Sand Bar for 45 years.

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Thank Connie T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Butler ST, Saugatuck, MI 49453-8400
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Allegan County  >  Saugatuck
  • Phone Number: +1 269-857-2676

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?